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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 28' North, Longitude: 111° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.17 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.1"991.20 miwest0° 10' 05.1"11.55 misouth991.51 mi
24 hours11° 20' 33.3"773.92 mieast4° 15' 01.6"292.09 misouth831.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangSun 10:46 PM390 km242 miles210 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhSun 10:46 PM532 km331 miles287 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơSun 10:46 PM619 km385 miles334 nmWest W
Kuala BelaitSun 11:46 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongSun 11:46 PM629 km391 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
MiriSun 11:46 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanSun 11:46 PM638 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
Kota KinabaluSun 11:46 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
Phnom PenhSun 10:46 PM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto PrincesaSun 11:46 PM807 km501 miles436 nmEast E
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